Family Care Coordinator

CMHA - Canadian Mental Health Association
Thunder Bay, ON

FAMILY CARE COORDINATOR
Full-Time (12 Month Contract) (35 hrs/week)
This position is within OPSEU local 720 Bargaining Unit
Start Date: As Soon As Possible
End Date: 12 Months After Start Date
Application Deadline: June 15, 2018 at 4:30 PM
The Family Care Coordinator will work collaboratively with members of the
inter-disciplinary team to provide education, assessment, support and advocacy
services to family members. The Family Care Coordinator will combine their
medical and counselling knowledge and skills to deliver individual and group
programming.
QUALIFICATIONS:
• Undergraduate or Graduate degree in a health related field, social work,
nursing or psychology
• Training and experience working with families and young people in the
health/mental health field, particularly early psychosis
• Knowledge of community and regional resources to support clients, families
i.e., counselling services, emergency services, income support, etc.
• Excellent communication skills, interviewing skills, counselling skills, crisis
intervention skills, critical thinking and problem solving skills
• Experience in developing and delivering education/groups
• Ability to speak French considered an asset
Applicants must have a valid driver’s license and use of a reliable vehicle. Police
Clearance Certificate is required.
For more information on this ad, please visit:
thunderbay.cmha.ca/get-involved/careers/
Applications including cover letter and 3 work related references can
be emailed to careers@cmha-tb.on.ca
CMHA Thunder Bay is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment
and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including those with a
lived experience, members of visible minorities, indigenous persons and persons
with disabilities.